Activity 13, Energy Audits and Retro Commissioning
CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B5.1
Location(s): Fairfax County, Virginia
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
Fairfax County will use Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant funds Activity # 13 Energy Audits and Retro Commissioning: 1. Conducting residential and commercial building energy audits, including hiring technical consultants to conduct such audits. 2. Performing energy efficiency retrofits that are limited to: installation of insulation; installation of efficient lighting; heating, venting, and air conditioning (HVAC) and associated controls and high-efficiency shower/faucet upgrades; weather sealing; the purchase and installation of ENERGY STAR appliances; installation of solar powered appliances with improved efficiency; and replacement of windows and doors. 3. Developing and implementing energy efficiency and conservation programs for buildings and facilities within the jurisdiction of the entity that are limited to: design and operation of the programs; identifying and implementing the most effective methods for achieving the maximum participation and efficiency rates; public education, measurement and verification protocols; and identification of energy efficient technologies.